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Become a Texas Hero

To be entered to win a behind-the-scenes tour of La Belle

Make a gift of any amount between August 21 and August 29 to the Friends of the Texas Historical Commission's Texas Heroes Annual Fund and be entered in a drawing to receive a behind-the-scenes VIP tour of La Belle exhibit as it is being installed at The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum. The tour will be guided by Jim Bruseth, former THC archeology division director and guest curator of La Belle. This opportunity is only available in conjunction with the Friends’ year-end annual campaign to support THC projects.                            We need your help to raise $18,000 by August 31.

Make a gift today to preserve Texas history!


Your gift will support THC preservation and education efforts such as the restoration of the Fulton Mansion, the THC Diversity Internship program, and the Texas in the Cold War Oral History program.



 Join the Texas Heroes at one of the following levels to make an impact:


Scout - $50                                      


Guardian - $100


Wrangler - $250


Pioneer - $500


Empresario - $1,000


Ranger - $2,500


Legend - $5,000